Table 2

SLR range of motion
PF/SLR DF/SLR
  Left   Right p value   Left   Right p value
Hip elevation angle
Phase 1 59.7° (18.5°) 60.2° (18.7°) 0.693 51.5° (17.6°) 52.9° (18.3°) 0.219
Phase 2 54.5° (14.8°) 53.3° (15.3°) 0.440 45.6° (14.4°) 44.9° (13.7°) 0.611
Both Phases 57.1° (16.8°) 56.7° (17.2°) 0.752 48.5° (16.1°) 48.9° (16.4°) 0.692
Ankle position (Phase 2 only)
Initial position 33.8° (9.8°) PF 32.0° (12.8°) PF 0.599 2.0° (6.3°) PF 1.1° (6.3°) PF 0.750
Ending position 31.1° (9.5°) PF 30.5° (12.4°) PF 0.821 3.4° (7.0°) PF 0.8° (6.9°) DF 0.224

PF = plantar flexion.

DF = dorsiflexion.

SLR = straight leg raise.

Boyd and Villa

Boyd and Villa BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012 13:245   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-13-245

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